Hancock High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
5.1
Algebra Proficiency
3.5
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,318 Students
  • 68 Teachers

Hancock High School
7084 STENNIS AIRPORT DR
KILN, MS 39556

Phone: (228) 467-2251

District: Hancock Co School Dist

Overview

At Hancock High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Hancock High School is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. Hancock High School is the only high school in the Hancock Co School Dist.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,318
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 62%
Full-Time Teachers 68

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 69%
Proficient in Algebra 94%
College Readiness Index 5.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,318
Proficient in English (district average) 69%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 94%
College Readiness (district average) 5.1

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